COEUR d’ALENE, Idaho -- Police said a missing 76-year-old man from N. Idaho was found safe Thursday morning in Kent, Washington.
Authorities said Ronald Eldon Bartlett called his wife collect from a pay phone and was then assisted by a restaurant employee and a gas station clerk. They contacted Kent Police Department and officers made arrangements to return Bartlett to his family in Coeur d’Alene.
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According to police, Carol Bartlett reported she woke up and discovered her husband Ronald missing from their residence Wednesday. He had also not showed up to a doctor’s appointment scheduled for later that day in Spokane.